The vast majority of choledochal cysts occur as either saccular or diffuse fusiform dilatation of the extrahepatic bile duct. We describe the complete resection of a rare single intrahepatic choledochal cyst communicating with the extrahepatic biliary tree. While previous reports describe partial resection with enteral drainage, we performed a complete resection of this rare choledochal cyst.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Pediatric Surgery|
|State||Published - Mar 2013|
- Choledochal cyst
- Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography